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Persuasive Language - Advanced & Proficiency Students

The University of New South Wales, Australia, has an excellent Literacy Department which provides invaluable advice on developing writing skills. For those of you who are studying English as a second language and are preparing for  exams, have a look at the following PDF document, … 50 more words

Upper Intermediate (Level 5)

In May 2013, I was doing some voluntary work in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  I was working at the School of St Yared,  set up in 2009 to educate those children who would not normally get a chance, due to their poverty and family circumstances. 161 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge

Flashback|Phrasal Verb Friday: Coachella

Ah, Coachella. Frolicking (playing and moving about happily) in the California desert with my best friends, listening to endless music for 3 days, I only wish I could partake… 842 more words


How Knowing Multiple Languages Can Help Boost Your Business Career

One word you’ll hear over and over again in business, politics and finance is “globalization.” In the business world, this term refers to the expansion of a single company beyond its own borders, into multiple other countries. 452 more words

English As A Second Language

Wife Carrying

We will introduce ‘The Wife Carrying Championships.’ ‘Wife Carrying’ is a unique sport. It was created in 1800s at Finland. Ronkainen created this sport. The men carry the women. 165 more words

Ulsan Sports Science School

ACPA Program – Experience Studies Never Exhausting

ACPA is not a standard school of English. It is genuinely a middle for individual progression where the understudies encounter the dialect direct, in its local surroundings and the most agreeable and sumptuous conditions. 253 more words

American English

Vietnam #1, #2, #3, and #4

After a hiatus of about a year, I returned to work at the local college this week. I accepted the job when I was still in Athens, Greece, and almost put myself in a bind as I did not realize at the time that I had two appointments with doctors and a dental cleaning appointment this week. 169 more words